The Jamestown Arts Center is a non-profit, multi-disciplinary facility created to benefit the community of Jamestown, Rhode Island, and beyond.
Our mission is to engage, enrich and inspire our community through extraordinary arts and educational experiences.
FREE Event! All Ages! Learn about the JAC’s Arts Educational Programming Saturday, October 20th 10:00 am – 3:00 pm First 100 visitors receive a FREE Donut from Hard-Pressed Cider Company Meet JAC Instructors and staff, tour our studios, watch demos and make something! Schedule of Activities: 10am – 11am: Studio A (Print Studio): Drawing with[…..]More Info
Support the Jamestown Arts Center as we JumpstART the Arts this October! We are participating in the Pell Bridge Run to raise money for our innovative arts and educational programming. PELL BRIDGE RUN Sunday, October 21st 7:00 am – 9:00 amDonate to the JAC Team! We are fundraising for our team via our Crowdrise Page.[…..]More Info
Members’ Show 2018 Suggested Theme: lush. and slow The theme of “lush. and slow” for the 2018 Members’ Show was taken from the Nayyriah Waheed poem: i want to live so densely. lush. and slow in the next few years. That a year becomes ten years. and the past becomes only a page. in the[…..]More Info
Year round classes where adults can flex their creativity, find a creative outlet or sharpen their skills. Classes offered in fine arts, technology and design.
Teen classes are geared towards the dynamic adolescent brain – Creative classes & workshops in a variety of fine arts, technology and design driven mediums.
Children: Year round dynamic, hands on classes & vacation and summer camps designed especially for children. We offer creative birthday parties too!
Thursday, November 15th 7:00 pm Tickets: $10 Kicking and Screening Kicking and Screening $10.00 USD Kicking & Screening is an evening of short experimental dances created specifically for the camera. The films collected here represent a diversity of cultural backgrounds and artistic languages; and though all are concerned with the capture of the moving body[…..]
Art League Rhode Island Elected Artist Show Opening Reception: September 20th 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm Exhibition Dates: September 20 – October 20, 2018 Gallery Hours: Wednesday – Saturday: 10 am – 2 pm, or by appointment Art League Rhode Island’s 18th Annual Elected Artist Exhibition includes 52 Elected Artists who will be exhibiting exceptional original works[…..]
A furry, baby-sized sentry greets you upon entering the Jamestown Arts Center, where the 2017 Members’ Show, “CREATE/REACT,” runs through Dec. 2. It’s Rebecca Siemering’s “Tuft Enough,” a hand-fringed suit made from betting slips and dental floss. As with many of Siemering’s creations, it embodies an aftertaste of loss and failure — a garment sewn[…..]